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St Olaf College

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Rating

Private

Type

3,119

Students

$49,710

Tuition

48%

Acceptance

#107

Ranking

Distant Town

Campus Setting

Northfield, MN

1520 St Olaf Ave, Northfield, MN 55057-1098

St Olaf College is a small private liberal arts college located in Northfield, MN ranked 132ndin the United States. It has a total of 3,119 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 47.51% of applicants. St Olaf College offers 47 different majors and is best known for its russian studies, ethnic studies, and asian studies programs (nationally ranked 4th, 7th, and 17th respectively). With a tuition cost of $49,710 per year, St Olaf College is very costly. 84.11% of students graduate beginning the next chapter of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $50,400 per year, which is 21% greater than the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$49,710/Year
Above Average

St Olaf College

$49,710

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$62,880/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$30,630/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

48%Acceptance
Average

St Olaf College

48%

National

69%
Sat

1190 - 1430

30% of students submit

Admissions Yield

30%

ACT

25 - 31

74% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$0

Students

3,119Undergrads
Medium Student Population

Full-Time

807

Part-Time

0
Male

43%

In-state

83%

Female

57%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

0%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
10% Economics, General10% Biology/Biological Sciences, General8% Mathematics, General72% Others

10% Economics, General

10% Biology/Biological Sciences, General

8% Mathematics, General

72% Others

Economics, General

10%

92 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

10%

90 Graduates

Mathematics, General

8%

73 Graduates

Psychology, General

7%

63 Graduates

Political Science and Government, General

6%

56 Graduates

Chemistry, General

5%

49 Graduates

English Language and Literature, General

5%

43 Graduates

Environmental Studies

3%

31 Graduates

Academics

B-
Professors
StudentsProfessors12:112:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

12

Number of Library Books

358,776

Academic Spend per Student

$18,138

Full-time Retention Rate

91%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$37,700/Year

St Olaf College

$37,700

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$37,700

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$50,400

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

84%